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by piller
Fri Feb 26, 2021 9:42 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Old Remington 722 in 222
Replies: 1
Views: 17

Re: Old Remington 722 in 222

Nice looking rifle.
by piller
Fri Feb 26, 2021 1:11 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: I'm asking - or rather telling - my legislaturds to watch this
Replies: 3
Views: 37

Re: I'm asking - or rather telling - my legislaturds to watch this

We need enough people to understand reality to fix the theft.
by piller
Thu Feb 25, 2021 10:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Scored primers today!
Replies: 8
Views: 136

Re: Scored primers today!

Good score! Hope you have fun using them.
by piller
Thu Feb 25, 2021 10:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PRAYERS ANSWERED!
Replies: 9
Views: 102

Re: PRAYERS ANSWERED!

I have had a couple of Squamous Cell Carcinomas removed. One took 3 years before I could get to a Dermatologist. My insurance would not allow a self referral, and 3 different General Practice Doctors told me it was just eczema. Eczema does not hurt and bleed. When my insurance finally allowed a self...
by piller
Thu Feb 25, 2021 10:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chairman of the.......bored
Replies: 136
Views: 1169

Re: Chairman of the.......bored

I have Pyrodex. I ran almost boiling hot water down the barrel 3 separate clean water batches each time I used it. Then coated it with Bore Butter brand grease and no problems. Kind of a PITA to clean it. I have only bought the one pound of it. American Pioneer Powder is cleaner and no real rusting ...
by piller
Thu Feb 25, 2021 10:19 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Levergun accuracy
Replies: 35
Views: 1226

Re: Levergun accuracy

Groups like that are something to be happy with. Just a guess, but the short magazine probably helps with the barrel harmonics. Whatever! As long as it shoots like that, it isn't worth messing with. Wasn't it Wyatt Earp who is credited with saying speed is fine, accuracy is final. Paraphrase that to...
by piller
Thu Feb 25, 2021 9:44 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CoVid and Ivermectin...hot off the press
Replies: 19
Views: 1135

Re: CoVid and Ivermectin...hot off the press

Andy, everyone gets a bit upset now and then. I don't take it personally. Care to guess if most on this forum understand? My guess is that most shrug it off. If we got bent out of shape too easily, this forum would not survive long.
by piller
Thu Feb 25, 2021 9:38 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: PRAYERS ANSWERED!
Replies: 9
Views: 102

Re: PRAYERS ANSWERED!

Prayers up. Glad to hear the good news on your surgery.
by piller
Thu Feb 25, 2021 7:23 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The 2020 Darwin Awards are out!!!!
Replies: 10
Views: 206

Re: The 2020 Darwin Awards are out!!!!

GunnyMack wrote:
Thu Feb 25, 2021 6:38 pm
We should take up a collection to get the bus driver here to the states, let him do the bus route around the capitol ! :D
Just tell the passengers that it is a BLMy ANTIFA rally.
by piller
Thu Feb 25, 2021 7:16 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: No fraud here....move along...nothing to see....
Replies: 3
Views: 82

Re: No fraud here....move along...nothing to see....

One Nurse at the Surgical Center where I do auditing says their Mother received 4 total mail in ballots.
by piller
Thu Feb 25, 2021 11:52 am
Forum: Politics
Topic: No fraud here....move along...nothing to see....
Replies: 3
Views: 82

Re: No fraud here....move along...nothing to see....

I trust Twerper to promote violence and lies. Crowder's info is truth. The Demons cannot stand truth.
by piller
Thu Feb 25, 2021 11:37 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The "Little Joe" Crossbow
Replies: 2
Views: 96

Re: The "Little Joe" Crossbow

Not a bad idea at all. Bows are quiet, but not everyone is good with them. That little pistol crossbow would be silent and deadly. Any pointed and edged weapon that can get a pass through on a human target will have a chance for a kill. Taking out sentries as quickly and quietly as possible is alway...
by piller
Thu Feb 25, 2021 11:27 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How Long To Order A New Ruger GP100?
Replies: 23
Views: 372

Re: How Long To Order A New Ruger GP100?

If someone would make a 10mm in a levergun, it would pair well with a 1911 in the same caliber. They would still look old time, but would be a little more power. Probably would sell.
by piller
Thu Feb 25, 2021 11:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Met another member today.
Replies: 21
Views: 409

Re: Met another member today.

One of the good things about a warm climate is that the Women tend to dress in fitting clothes instead of heavy coats and things like that. We have some here who are as overweight as the guys like me, but quite a few are trim and nice to look at.
by piller
Thu Feb 25, 2021 11:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: 44 SPECIAL USERS - A COUPLE OF QUESTIONS
Replies: 57
Views: 4202

Re: 44 SPECIAL USERS - A COUPLE OF QUESTIONS

I use mostly .38 Special in my Ruger Speed Six. It is as accurate as I can shoot, probably much more accurate than I can shoot, and it shows no difference in accuracy with .357 or .38 Special brass. I use .357 Mag in my GP100. Since the Speed Six is a little smaller and lighter, it is easier to carr...
by piller
Thu Feb 25, 2021 11:03 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chairman of the.......bored
Replies: 136
Views: 1169

Re: Chairman of the.......bored

Never been on a Snowmobile. Most places I have lived there was no way to use one. They look to be a lot of fun.
by piller
Thu Feb 25, 2021 10:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Star line brass bad
Replies: 19
Views: 362

Re: Star line brass bad

That idea about length sounds good. Just my limited experience, but brass that is even a tiny bit too long will cause trouble in the sizing die. I use the Lee cutter and length guides. I can sit and watch Forged in Fire while cutting a couple hundred cases to length and then chamferring the mouths. ...
by piller
Wed Feb 24, 2021 10:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dealin with the Prophylactic Grips
Replies: 19
Views: 308

Re: Dealin with the Prophylactic Grips

If we all were the exact same, then we might all like the same grips. MAYBE!
by piller
Wed Feb 24, 2021 2:14 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Hint to NY Governor Cuomo - As Ye Sow, So Shall Ye Reap
Replies: 8
Views: 168

Re: Hint to NY Governor Cuomo - As Ye Sow, So Shall Ye Reap

Maybe he will be removed from office. Hopefully.
by piller
Wed Feb 24, 2021 1:08 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Welcomed a new Little Levergunner to the pack.
Replies: 11
Views: 129

Re: Welcomed a new Little Levergunner to the pack.

My Son started out on a Crickett .22 and the Colibri rounds in the back yard. The neighbors heard nothing.
by piller
Wed Feb 24, 2021 1:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rover lands on Mars!
Replies: 17
Views: 235

Re: Rover lands on Mars!

Mars seems to have had an atmosphere at one time. The rocks have some weathering. I wonder what is there to be found.
by piller
Wed Feb 24, 2021 1:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Handgun shooters as we age.
Replies: 26
Views: 323

Re: Handgun shooters as we age.

Funny thing is that most close range interpersonal crisis situations can be handled with the .38 Special or smaller. Sure the more powerful calibers work, but handguns are not really powerful enough to stop most determined assailants with only one shot. Using something that kicks like a Missouri Mul...
by piller
Tue Feb 23, 2021 7:49 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dealin with the Prophylactic Grips
Replies: 19
Views: 308

Re: Dealin with the Prophylactic Grips

JimT wrote:
Tue Feb 23, 2021 6:00 pm
piller wrote:
Tue Feb 23, 2021 5:28 pm
Looks good. How does it shoot?
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It does OK if I do!
Plenty good. No reason to make any changes to anything other than the grips.
by piller
Tue Feb 23, 2021 5:29 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: The Narrative of Fear
Replies: 3
Views: 131

Re: The Narrative of Fear

Joe does that becaues they Buyed'im.
by piller
Tue Feb 23, 2021 5:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dealin with the Prophylactic Grips
Replies: 19
Views: 308

Re: Dealin with the Prophylactic Grips

Looks good. How does it shoot?
by piller
Tue Feb 23, 2021 5:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Marlin followed me home from gun show
Replies: 21
Views: 280

Re: Marlin followed me home from gun show

Looks pretty good. Some use, yes. No abuse.
by piller
Tue Feb 23, 2021 1:46 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: GOLDEN VACCINE TRUTHS
Replies: 45
Views: 642

Re: GOLDEN VACCINE TRUTHS

Most flu shots are broken up virus coat with the RNA removed. The adjuvant ones are the type which can make people sick. The older type do not seem to give much trouble. Nothing in them which can possibly cause an infection.
by piller
Tue Feb 23, 2021 1:43 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Handgun shooters as we age.
Replies: 26
Views: 323

Re: Handgun shooters as we age.

The grip style and size makes a lot of difference. My Glock Model 22 is a second Generation model. I did get an aftermarket fully supported barrel for the .357 Sig. That is fun to shoot. Using the 165 grain rounds in the .40 barrel is real mild. The .40 may be a weakened and compromise round, but it...
by piller
Tue Feb 23, 2021 1:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CCI Quiet segmented.
Replies: 10
Views: 190

Re: CCI Quiet segmented.

No bullets found or kept, but I have the Accu'rzr tool. The dished noses are accurate and hit squirrels with a slap. Don't expect to eat the ribs when you use that and shoot them in the ribs. Don't expect them to run even 1 step after they get hit.
by piller
Tue Feb 23, 2021 1:21 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mohamet and the mountain......
Replies: 4
Views: 160

Re: Mohamet and the mountain......

My Uncle Homer was given a pure white German Shepherd which had brown eyes. That puppy, Snowball, grew up and just hated cats. There used to be a few cats around to hunt mice and keep the mice out of the granary. Snowball killed all the cats except for one large tomcat. After losing a few fights wit...
by piller
Tue Feb 23, 2021 1:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Handgun shooters as we age.
Replies: 26
Views: 323

Re: Handgun shooters as we age.

Age weakens humans. It just happens. I have a long barrel Ruger Super Blackhawk with a scope. It is pretty comfortable even with heavy loads. Only thing is that it weighs enough that a shooting rest really helps it anymore. Holding it is not as much fun as it used to be. When I want to make tiny lit...
by piller
Tue Feb 23, 2021 12:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chairman of the.......bored
Replies: 136
Views: 1169

Re: Chairman of the.......bored

Queso Fresca is good on lots of things. Nopalitas are great with eggs and chorizo.

I smellet Lutefisk once. Lost my lunch just from the smell.
by piller
Tue Feb 23, 2021 12:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: GOLDEN VACCINE TRUTHS
Replies: 45
Views: 642

Re: GOLDEN VACCINE TRUTHS

Do you know which vaccine for the flu that you got? One for seniors is simply a double dose of the viral coat antigens. The other one is closer to what is being done with the CoVid vaccine.
by piller
Tue Feb 23, 2021 12:40 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Before The Ammo/Components Shortage.....
Replies: 17
Views: 334

Re: Before The Ammo/Components Shortage.....

The .327 has a lot less recoil than the .357 Magnum. What I have seen, it is sort of sketchy on whether you get a highly accurate one or not. That might be just my experience. PillHer's SP101 is pretty accurate. The 115 grain cast flat point bullets for the .32-20 are great in it. I think of it more...
by piller
Tue Feb 23, 2021 12:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: What the World Needs Now...... MORE OF PITCHY
Replies: 67
Views: 1051

Re: What the World Needs Now...... MORE OF PITCHY

The learning process can be frustrating on everything. Good luck with it.
by piller
Tue Feb 23, 2021 12:26 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chairman of the.......bored
Replies: 136
Views: 1169

Re: Chairman of the.......bored

Pomme Frittes are pretty good, too.
by piller
Tue Feb 23, 2021 12:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chairman of the.......bored
Replies: 136
Views: 1169

Re: Chairman of the.......bored

Osage orange has those green color fruit balls the size of a large naval orange. Those green balls placed near dry beans and rice will run cockroaches away. The wood does not grow straight for very far, and doesn't get very big around. It is hard and tough. Looks almost white when first cut, but dar...
by piller
Tue Feb 23, 2021 2:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Before The Ammo/Components Shortage.....
Replies: 17
Views: 334

Re: Before The Ammo/Components Shortage.....

338-06 looks pretty good when you look at all the specifications. More 100 yard energy than a 30-06" good accuracy, decent bullet selection, and recoil still within the levels most people are comfortable with.
by piller
Tue Feb 23, 2021 2:06 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Longshot powder
Replies: 17
Views: 319

Re: Longshot powder

I have handguns in both calibers. I would never choose the .40 (10mm Special) for anything other than close range interpersonal crisis situations. Deer and wild pigs deserve more consideration. The .40 honestly does not have much more power than a 9mm. The 10mm loaded to original levels is a whole d...
by piller
Mon Feb 22, 2021 10:02 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: "Ammo Wanted"
Replies: 5
Views: 209

Re: "Ammo Wanted"

Selling the ammo would be a good way for her to hurt him. I wonder where I can contact her?
by piller
Mon Feb 22, 2021 9:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chairman of the.......bored
Replies: 136
Views: 1169

Re: Chairman of the.......bored

I bet it was the kind that comes from a tree.
by piller
Mon Feb 22, 2021 9:57 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: List of 200 company leaders who back gun control
Replies: 5
Views: 114

Re: List of 200 company leaders who back gun control

I eat at Sonic when it is Sonic or have a severe low blood sugar event.
by piller
Mon Feb 22, 2021 9:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Star line brass bad
Replies: 19
Views: 362

Re: Star line brass bad

I broke a Lee Carbide sizing die on Hornady brass. Lee replaced it at no charge. Hornady brass in .480 Ruger is hard to resize.
by piller
Mon Feb 22, 2021 9:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Longshot powder
Replies: 17
Views: 319

Re: Longshot powder

Andy, you should tell us how you really feel about the 10mm Special. No need to hold back. :lol: Seriously, the .40 has its place. Hunting is not its place, nor is any serious outdoor use. The 10mm is enough more than the 10mm special (some folks call it the .40) as to be a reasonable hunting and be...
by piller
Mon Feb 22, 2021 9:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Rover lands on Mars!
Replies: 17
Views: 235

Re: Rover lands on Mars!

Now that Rover is there, Is Fido next?
by piller
Mon Feb 22, 2021 9:01 pm
Forum: Politics
Topic: List of 200 company leaders who back gun control
Replies: 5
Views: 114

Re: List of 200 company leaders who back gun control

I guess I will quit my twice a year meals at Sonic. PillHer gets ill every time she eats at Sonic. I do not like Subway. Too much bread, bread, and bread. If i want a Sub, I buy the sub rolls at Wally World, get the cheese, meat, and lettuce.
by piller
Mon Feb 22, 2021 8:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Chairman of the.......bored
Replies: 136
Views: 1169

Re: Chairman of the.......bored

Walleye and Crappie are my favorites. Getting fresh coldwater ocean fish here is not too easy.
by piller
Mon Feb 22, 2021 8:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Longshot powder
Replies: 17
Views: 319

Re: Longshot powder

It would seem that the shortage is still going on. Keep your eyes and ears open.
by piller
Mon Feb 22, 2021 8:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Biggest black-powder load you're comfortable with...?
Replies: 18
Views: 265

Re: Biggest black-powder load you're comfortable with...?

I have an inline ML that is capable of using 150 grains. I use 95 grains of Pyrodex for best accuracy. 105 or more starts giving patterns instead of groups.